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Green New Deal Support May Cost Politicians Votes: IBD/TIPP Poll

Attempting to pass the so-called Green New Deal in Congress could hold political peril for the Democratic Party in 2020, a new IBD/TIPP Poll suggests. X Partisan Divide Over Green New Deal Among those queried by the poll, 43% said they would be “less likely to vote for” a candidate who supported the Green New […]

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Green New Deal Strengthens Putin But Weakens America 

Progressive lawmakers in Congress just rolled out their “Green New Deal,” a sweeping bill designed to end America’s reliance on fossil fuels. They hope to ultimately eliminate gas-powered cars, airplanes, and even outdoor BBQ grills. X Environmental activists aren’t the only ones delighted with the proposal. Petro-state dictators like Russian President Vladimir Putin, Iranian Ayatollah […]

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Our Climate Solution? It May Be Written In the Stars

Just before the holidays, Senator John Barrasso, R-Wyo.,  pointed to innovation as our best hope to curb carbon emissions. “Technology breakthroughs,” he said, “have led to an American energy renaissance and a growing economy.” X Senator Barrasso is absolutely right: Technology has improved the quality of American life and American energy consumption. Only by embracing […]

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How Does ‘Boss’ AOC Plan To Pay For Her $93 Trillion Green New Deal?

Environmentalism: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has declared herself “boss” of the “Green New Deal.” Maybe she can explain were the money will come from to pay its $93 trillion cost. Because taxing the rich won’t even scratch the surface. X At an event on Friday, Ocasio-Cortez complained about criticism of the Green New Deal — much of it […]

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America Just Witnessed A Miracle — Energy Independence

The once-unimaginable is now a reality: Last year, the United States became the top oil producer in the world. X For the first time in over 40 years, America “likely surpassed” Russian oil production this past summer, according to preliminary estimates from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The United States outpaced Saudi Arabia’s oil output at […]

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Democrats’ ‘Green New Deal’ Is Really A Call For Enviro-Socialism

Green New Deal: The far-left Democrats finally unveiled their plan for their “Green New Deal.” It’s a shocking document, essentially a call for enviro-socialism in America. It’s no doubt prompting many across the nation to wonder: Has this once-respectable political party of the working class gone collectively mad? X It sure seems that way. Reading […]

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Green Is The New Red

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, New York Democrat, has released her Green New Deal plan to the nation — and to great applause from the Democratic Party. X This multitrillion-dollar manifesto isn’t just about saving the planet from climate change — though that is the centerpiece. It also includes a whole social justice agenda that includes everything […]

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Whistling Past The ‘Green New Deal’

A bold new crew of radicals swept into Congress to remake environmental policies, and the news media immediately called out their poisonous and extreme proposals. X If you’re thinking about this freshman class of knuckleheads who has given us the 2019 “Green New Deal,” the answer is no. We’re not talking about them. We’re talking […]

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Reality Continues To Leak From American Life

In 1994, the Clinton administration decreed a bright shining future for education. Its Goals 2000 legislation proclaimed that by that year America’s high school graduation rate would be 90% and American students would lead the world in math and science achievements. Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan, D-N.Y., was unimpressed: “That will not happen.” It didn’t, to […]

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The Green New Deal Is Make Believe

The “Green New Deal” is upon us, and the question is what to make of it. X The Democratic proposal mandates that, within a decade, virtually all fossil fuels — which represent about four-fifths of the nation’s energy supply — shall be replaced with clean fuels that don’t worsen global warming. Just how is this […]